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Man found dead in Normandy Park Tuesday identified as Jessie E. Wright, 43

Man found dead in Normandy Park Tuesday identified as Jessie E. Wright, 43

The King County Medical Examiner’s Office on Thursday released the identity of the man who was found deceased near the corner of SW 200th and 1st Ave South on March 19. The man was Jessie E. Wright,... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Dead Sea Lion washes up on Burien’s Three Tree Point beach

PHOTOS: Dead Sea Lion washes up on Burien’s Three Tree Point beach

The body of a dead Sea Lion washed up on the north side of Burien’s Three Tree Point beach this week. It’s unknown when this marine mammal died, or what the cause was. However, Jamie at the... [Read more]

Normandy Park Man Killed In Single-Car Accident Saturday Morning

Normandy Park Man Killed In Single-Car Accident Saturday Morning

The Washington State Patrol reports that around 12:55am Saturday morning (April 9), Mark R. Adams, 60, of Normandy Park, was killed when his car crashed into a barrier just off the S. 176th exit of southbound... [Read more]

Normandy Park Native Arne Backstrom Killed In Skiing Accident

Normandy Park Native Arne Backstrom Killed In Skiing Accident

Free skiing professional Arne Backstrom, 29, a Normandy Park native and frequent skier at Crystal Mountain, has apparently been killed after a big-mountain fall in Peru. According to a report on www.freeskier.com,... [Read more]

61 Years Ago Sunday:Fatal Plane Crash At Sea-Tac

61 Years Ago Sunday:Fatal Plane Crash At Sea-Tac

The opening of Sea-Tac’s third runway has inspired a lot of discussion, both good and bad, and our sister site The B-Town Blog is commemorating something that happened on the original runway 61... [Read more]

How You Can Help Burien Fire Victims

How You Can Help Burien Fire Victims

The tragic apartment fire that killed three in Burien early Sunday has been determined as being arson, and a $10,000 reward has been set for information leading to an arrest. Lots of generous Readers have... [Read more]